Dr. Chikara Foster-Rettig
Dr. Chikara Foster-Rettig is a native of Dallas, Texas with familial roots in Nigeria. She obtained her undergraduate degree from UNC-Chapel Hill, her medical doctorate from the University Health Science Center San Antonio, and completed residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston. She strives to educate her patients and equip them with the knowledge to help navigate their medical journey. She strongly believes the mind, body, and spirit should be aligned in order to have complete healing, so she enjoys helping her patients through this process.
Dr. Foster-Rettig has led medical mission trips to the Rio Grande Valley and Ecuador. She has also conducted research on infertility and obstetrical outcomes, which have been published in peer-review journals. In medical school she was an award recipient for her exemplary, compassionate care towards women.
She cares for women throughout all stages of life, including preadolescence, perinatal, and menopause. She has a passion for adolescent gynecology, sexual health, STD prevention, breastfeeding, postpartum depression, infertility, and fibroids. She is robotic and laparoscopy certified.
She enjoys spending time with her family, including her husband and son. She is passionate about the outdoors, fitness, dancing, singing, and has a strong spiritual faith.